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Christians Supporting Community Organizing

Identifier: SC-200
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/21/2015

Collection 169 Oral History Interviews with Harold P. Adolph

Identifier: CN 169
Scope and Contents Oral History Interview with Harold Paul Adolph, in which he discusses his boyhood in China as the son of missionaries with China Inland Mission, conditions in China, his education at Wheaton College, medical education at the University of Pennsylvania, decision to become a missionary, and his ministry in Ethiopia as a medical missionary in African with Sudan Interior Mission; American missions in Ethiopia; family life on the mission field, and work with the Christian Medical Society. The...
Dates: Created: 1981

Collection 187 Papers of Eleanor R. Elliott

Identifier: CN 187
Scope and Contents Family correspondence, prayer letters, brochures, newspaper clippings, prayer cards and letters from other missionaries, photographs, slides, negatives, journals and diaries, and eight interviews concerning Elliott's childhood in China, mission work with China Inland Mission (now Overseas Missionary Fellowship) in China and the Philippines, her experiences as an evangelist and teacher, her life in China during the Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945, and the civil war that followed. Her retirement...
Dates: Created: 1910-1988

Collection 206 Oral History Interview with John C. Chin

Identifier: CN 206
Scope and Contents Oral history interview with John C. Chin (1911-1989) in which he discusses his childhood in China, medical training, and the Chinese Christian church; the work of China Inland Mission in Honan, Szechwan, and Yunnan provinces; the Japanese occupation of China; Nationalist and Communist parties; medical work in CIM and Presbyterian hospitals; war conditions and relocation to Taiwan;  Also discussed is his founding of the Lutheran Seminary, Taiwan; the contemporary status of Chinese Christians,...
Dates: Created: 1982

Collection 231 Papers of Ian and Helen Anderson

Identifier: CN 231
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, articles, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, photo albums, songbooks, lecture and sermon notes, maps, audio tapes, etc. related to the Ian and Helen Anderson's mission work with the Overseas Missionary Fellowship. The materials document their careers in China until 1951, in Taiwan until 1956, and in the Philippines until 1971, and again in Taiwan until 1974. Materials also reflect their work as regional representatives for OMF following their retirement in 1974....
Dates: Created: 1928-1995

Collection 246 Papers of Jessie McDonald

Identifier: CN 246
Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, notes, articles, photographs, and annual reports relating to Jessie McDonald's medical work in China from 1913-1952 with China Inland Mission. The documents include information on evangelistic outreach and the nature of health conditions in China. The materials also describe the political and social upheavals occurring in China during the first half of the 1900s.The correspondence by Dr. Mc Donald is supplemented by some correspondence of her co-workers...
Dates: Created: 1907-1951

Collection 255 Oral History Interview of Helen Frame

Identifier: CN 255
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Helen Nowack Frame (1908-1999) in which she discusses her childdhood growing up in China, decision to become a missionary for Overseas Missionary Fellowship, education at Wheaton College, years of service in China, culture and political events in China; leaving China in 1951 with her husband Raymond and their children and resettlement in the Philippines, teaching at Faith Academy, development of the Bible Institute, return and activities in Wheaton. The time...
Dates: Created: 1983

Collection 287 Oral History Interview with Margaret Crossett

Identifier: CN 287
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Margaret Rice Elliott Crossett in which she describes her childhood with her missionary parents in China, her education at Wheaton College, and missionary career with her husband, Vincent Crossett, in China and Taiwan with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship (1929-1948, 1961-1973). Topics discussed include  Crossett's childhood in China; description of Chinese indigenous worship practices and syncretism in Chinese religious culture; Crossett's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Collection 288 Oral History Interview with Vincent L. Crossett

Identifier: CN 288
Scope and Contents Oral history interviews with Vincent Leroy Crossett (1907-1999) in which he describes his education at Wheaton and Westminster Seminary, missionary work with China Inland Mission/Overseas Missionary Fellowship in China and Taiwan, and pastoral work in a local church in Hawaii. Topics discussed include Crossett's education at Wheaton College and Westminster Seminary; decision to join China Inland Mission; language school; evangelism methods; characteristics of the Chinese church; CIM's...
Dates: Created: 1984-1986

Helen Renich Papers.

Identifier: CN 124
Brief Description Two oral history interviews with Helen Gignilliat Torrey Renich in which she describes her grandfather, Reuben Archer Torrey, Sr., and her experiences growing up in China as a child of missionaries. Other topics discussed include her experiences at Wheaton College and culture shock. The collection also includes photographs of her family life in China and Chinese nationals, ca. 1920-30s.Helen Renich was interviewed by Robert Shuster on May 15, 1980 in Michigan and on May 17, 1982...
Dates: Created: 1920-1982

Overseas Missionary Fellowship (China Inland Mission) Records

Identifier: CN 215
Brief Description Correspondence, minutes, directories, newsletters, brochures, photographs, book manuscripts, slides, photo albums, and other materials which document the history of the North American branch of the mission. Materials cover the origins of the mission's North American branch; its church planting, evangelistic, medical, educational, and literature work in China until the time of its expulsion in 1951; its reorganization from China Inland Mission into Overseas Missionary Fellowship; its work...
Dates: Created: 1853, 1886-1990, 2001, undated; Other: Majority of material found in 1886-2001

Woman's Union Missionary Society Records

Identifier: CN 379
Brief Description Correspondence, reports, personnel files, legal documents, financial files, scrapbooks, and almost 3,000 photographs that document the activity, personnel, and ministry of the organization founded in 1860 by Mrs. Thomas C. Doremus. THe mission was intended as a vehicle for sending single women as missionaries to women in closed societies (and therefore unreachable by male missionaries) in Asia, covering their medical and educational work among orphans and women in Burma, China, India,...
Dates: Created: 1860-1983

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Evangelism & Missions Archives 11
Special Collections 1
Communism -- China. 11
Evangelistic work -- China. 11
Communism. 10
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Language in missionary work. 9
Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945. 9
Women 9
Women -- Religious life. 9
China. 8
Indigenous church administration 8
Indigenous church administration -- China. 8
Children of missionaries. 7
China -- History -- 1912-1937. 7
Chinese -- Missions. 7
Chinese. 7
Christian education -- China. 7
Christian education. 7
Christianity and culture. 7
Education 7
Medical care 7
Medical care -- China. 7
Missionaries -- Appointment, call, and election. 7
Missionaries -- Leaves and furloughs. 7
Missions, Medical. 7
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Tribes. 7
World War, 1939-1945. 7
Missionaries -- Training of. 6
Missions -- Educational work. 6
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Rural missions. 6
Bible. 5
China -- History -- 1949- 5
China -- Religion. 5
Christian literature -- Publication and distribution. 5
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Christian education -- Philippines. 4
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Church work with children. 4
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Hospitals -- China. 4
Indigenous church administration -- Taiwan. 4
Pentecostalism. 4
Persecution -- China. 4
Persecution. 4
Rural churches. 4
Sex role. 4
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Indigenous church administration -- Philippines. 3
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Missionaries' spouses. 3
Missions -- Study and teaching. 3
Missions to Buddhists. 3
Organizational change. 3
Religious institutions. 3
Revivals. 3
Rural missions -- China. 3
Sex role -- China. 3
Theological seminaries. 3
Animism. 2
Bible -- Translating. 2
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China Inland Mission. 10
OMF International. 7
Wheaton College (Ill.) 6
Zhongguo guo min dang. 6
Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. 4
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Anderson, Helen, 1909-2004. 3
Anderson, Ian Rankin. 3
Bible Institute of the Philippines (Valenzuela, Philippines) 3
Crossett, Margaret E. 3
Hoste, Dixon Edward, 1861-1946. 3
Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975. 2
Crossett, Vincent. 2
Edman, V. Raymond (Victor Raymond), 1900-1967. 2
Elliott, Eleanor Edwards. 2
Elliott, Ruth, 1908- 2
Elliott, Walter Scott. 2
Far East Broadcasting Company. 2
Feng, Yuxiang, 1882-1948. 2
Graham, Billy, 1918-2018. 2
Moody Bible Institute. 2
Stam, Elisabeth Alden Scott, 1906-1934. 2
Stam, John Cornelius, 1907-1934. 2
Straw, Darien A. 2
Taichung Bible Institute (Taiwan) 2
Yu-Shan Theological Institute (Li Yu Tan, Taiwan) 2
Adolph, Harold Paul. 1
American Bible Society. 1
Asian Theological Seminary. 1
Bangkok Bible College (1971-) (Bangkok, Thailand) 1
Bible and Medical Missionary Fellowship. 1
Blanchard, Charles A. (Charles Albert) 1
Borden, William, 1887-1913. 1
Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973. 1
Chefoo School (Yen t'ai shih, China) 1
Chin, John C. 1
China Inter-Varsity Evangelical Christian Students Fellowship. 1
Christian Medical Society. 1
Christian School in Japan (1950-) 1
Cooke, Allyn B. 1
Cooke, Leila Robinson. 1
Coptic Church. 1
Doremus, Sarah Platt, 1803-1877. 1
Dow, Elsie Storrs. 1
Evangelical Alliance Mission (TEAM) 1
Faith Academy (Quezon City, Philippines) 1
Frame, Helen. 1
Frame, Raymond. 1
Fraser, James Outram, 1886-1938. 1
Frost, Henry Weston, 1858- 1
Gibb, George W. 1
Glasser, Arthur F. (Arthur Frederick), 1914- 1
Glover, Robert Hall, 1871-1947. 1
Graham, Ruth Bell. 1
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975. 1
Hebron School (1974-) (Ooty, India) 1
Houghton, Frank, 1894-1972. 1
Hunter, George W., 1861-1946. 1
Jacoby, Walter S. 1
Kane, J. Herbert. 1
Kuhn, Isobel. 1
Little Flock (China) 1
Machen, J. Gresham (John Gresham), 1881-1937. 1
Margaret Williamson Hospital (Shanghai, China) 1
Marston, Sarah Hall. 1
McDonald, Jessie, 1888-1980. 1
McIntire, Carl, 1906-2002. 1
Morrison Academy (Taiwan) 1
Narramore Christian Foundation. 1
Nee, Watchman. 1
Paddon, Beth Jaderquist. 1
Pickard, David 1
Renich-Meyers, Jill. 1
Sanders, J. Oswald (John Oswald), 1902-1992. 1
Schoerner, Katharine Dodd. 1
Singapore Bible College. 1
Soltau, Mabel E. 1
Sudan Interior Mission. 1
Taylor, James H., III, 1929-2009. 1
Taylor, James Hudson, 1832-1905. 1
Taylor, Maria, 1837-1870. 1
Torrey, R. A. (Reuben Archer), 1856-1928. 1
United Fellowship for Christian Service. 1
Wang, Leland. 1
Woman’s Union Missionary Society of America for Heathen Lands. 1
World Missionary Conference. 1
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